Tag Archives: tapestry

‘Art_Textiles’ at The Whitworth, Manchester

Monday 5th October 2015 I have an exhibition opening this Friday –  Art_Textiles curated by Jennifer Harris at The Whitworth Museum and Gallery, 10 October 2015 – 31 January 2016. Art_Textiles will take over The Whitworths’ suite of three newly refurbished exhibition galleries as well as the newly built landscape gallery. My piece Monsoon Capital will be displayed in […]

‘Souvenir Handkerchief’ – Workshop, at Turner Contemporary

As part of the Grayson Perry Provincial Punk exhibition I will be running a family workshops on Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th August at the Turner Contemporary Gallery,  Margate. Using inspiration from Grayson’s exhibition and a day out in Margate we will be using dye sublimation printing to make a square handkerchief.  The technique is […]

West Dean Tapestry Symposium : Skill based making in the contemporary art world

I have arrived at the beautiful Edward James Foundation – West Dean College, West Sussex, for the Tapestry Symposium, which takes place tomorrow.   I worked here as a student, many years ago, on placement at the Tapestry Studio assisting with the Henry Moore Tapestries.  I spent more time sourcing yarn than I did weaving […]